Trump Falsely Claims He’s The U.S.’s ‘Chief Law Enforcement Officer’

President Donald Trump falsely claimed on Tuesday that he is “the chief law enforcement officer of the country.”“I’m allowed to be totally involved,” he told reporters. “I’m actually, I guess, the chief law enforcement officer of the country. But I’ve chosen not to be involved.”This comes weeks after the president maintained he was not above the law during his impeachment trial. Since he was acquitted, Trump has granted clemency to political allies, has made several attempts to punish impeachment trial witnesses, intervened in ongoing cases to persuade the judge to be lenient towards his assoc…

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